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phenoxybenzamine

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A long-acting alpha-adrenergic blocking agent, C18H22ClNO·HCl, used to treat high blood pressure, excessive sweating, and tachycardia caused by pheochromocytoma.

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  • n. an alpha-blocker and vasodilator

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Examples

  • For example, phenoxybenzamine (Dibenzyline®), a drug given to relieve hypertension, is biotransformed into a metabolite, which is the active agent.

    Biotransformation

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